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Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic

David Quammen - Science - 2012 - 592 pages
“Science writing as detective story at its best.” —Jennifer Ouellette, Scientific American A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, a Scientific American Best Book of the ...
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The Chimp and the River: How AIDS Emerged from an African Forest

David Quammen - Science - 2015 - 144 pages
In this "frightening and fascinating masterpiece" (Walter Isaacson), David Quammen explores the true origins of HIV/AIDS. The real story of AIDS—how it originated with a virus ...
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Killer Algae

Alexandre Meinesz, Daniel Simberloff, David Quammen - Nature - 2001 - 378 pages
"This supposedly benign little plant - that no one thought could survive the waters of the Mediterranean - has become a pernicious force. Caulerpa taxifolia now covers 10,000 ...
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The Song of the Dodo: Island Biogeography in an Age of Extinctions

David Quammen - Nature - 2011 - 704 pages
David Quammen's book, The Song of the Dodo, is a brilliant, stirring work, breathtaking in its scope, far-reaching in its message -- a crucial book in precarious times, which ...
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The Reluctant Mr. Darwin: An Intimate Portrait of Charles Darwin and the ...

David Quammen - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 304 pages
Traces the twenty-one-year period between Charles Darwin's original idea about natural selection and the publication of "On the Origin of Species," in an account that offers ...
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Monster of God: The Man-Eating Predator in the Jungles of History and the Mind

David Quammen - Nature - 2004 - 528 pages
"Rich detail and vivid anecdotes of adventure....A treasure trove of exotic fact and hard thinking."—The New York Times Book Review, front page For millennia, lions, tigers ...
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